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January 3, 2019 5:25 PM UK shames Zim embassy

Government was yesterday left with egg on its face after Zimbabwe’s embassy in the United Kingdom was named among 23 diplomatic missions that are not paying their rates. The diplomatic missions now owe the British taxman more than £1,5 million in unpaid business rates, which should have been paid on December 31, 2017. Out of the 23 named foreign missions 18

January 2, 2019 4:24 AM London violence: Two dead, four hurt in knife and gun attacks

Two people have been stabbed to death and four others hurt in separate attacks in the early hours of the morning in London. A man died after being stabbed outside a private party in Park Lane, in the West End, at about 05:30 GMT. About an hour earlier, a woman was fatally stabbed in Southwark and at around the same time a woman was shot at a nightclub 13

December 18, 2018 5:01 AM Anthony Joshua believes Dereck Chisora will ‘whoop’ arch-enemy Dillian Whyte in rematch

LONDON. — Anthony Joshua believes his “enemy” Dillian Whyte will lose to Zimbabwe-born Derek Chisora in this weekend’s heavyweight boxing rematch. Whyte edged a pulsating split decision against Chisora two years ago but their long-standing grudge will be settled on Saturday, in a second fight with higher stakes. “I think Derek is going to whoop Dillian 8

December 12, 2018 9:46 AM Liquid Telecom gets $180m funding boost

Liquid Telecom received a $180 million cash injection from UK development finance institution CDC Group as Africa’s largest fibre-network operator expands broadband infrastructure across the continent. The investment will give London-based CDC a stake of almost 10 percent in Liquid, which is majority owned by Mauritius-based Econet Global. The funding 11

November 26, 2018 8:44 AM Superstar Tuku recovering at home

Legendary musician Dr Oliver Mtukudzi failed to travel to the United Kingdom recently for the London Jazz Festival due to ill health and his manager yesterday said the singer was resting at home. Tuku was scheduled to perform at the prestigious festival that took place on November 18, but his doctors advised him against travelling. Organisers of the festival 20

November 20, 2018 6:07 PM Zimbabwean man fakes own death in UK

A South African woman pretended her Zimbabwean husband was dead to claim £400,000 on his life insurance, a UK court has heard. Bekezela Bhebhe, 52, faked his own death between 1 August and 30 September 2016, it is claimed. Zimbabwean Bhebhe appeared at City of London Magistrates Court where he denied one count of fraud by false representation. His South 18

November 18, 2018 11:01 PM From Marxist to Thatcherite – Zimbabwe Vigil Diary

The most reviled / revered British Prime Minister of the past half century has been championed in the pages of the influential London newspaper the Financial Times by none other than Emmerson Mnangagwa. In the face of fierce opposition, Mrs Thatcher forced through sweeping changes which paved the way for strong economic growth. President Mnangagwa obviously 23

November 12, 2018 3:38 PM ‘Only UN can deal with Gukurahundi’

The United Nations is the most suitable organ to bring the controversial Gukurahundi issue to finality as domestic instruments are not fit to address the issue, a United Kingdom conference recently heard. Former MDC legislator and ex-minister of State in the Organ of National Healing in the Government of National Unity, Moses Mzila Ndlovu told delegates 19

October 21, 2018 9:38 AM Half a billion women can’t read: Gurira

Although she is now counted among Hollywood’s A-list stars, Zimbabwean actress Danai Gurira is aware of the fact that if circumstances did not go in her favour, she could be one of the many women around the globe facing extreme hardships. In a letter published on her website on the International Day of the Girl Child, Gurira said although she had the privilege 24

October 21, 2018 8:40 AM Harrow fire: Woman dies in suspected gas blast

A woman has died in a suspected gas explosion in north-west London.A first-floor flat was destroyed in the blast in Fulbeck Way, Harrow, just before 01:00 BST. Another woman, a man and a baby were rescued from the property, with the woman and child taken to hospital. About 70 firefighters tackled the flames and 40 neighbours were evacuated from their 19